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Karin Paludan



Biography

Soprano, Karin Paludan, performs regularly in the Washington, DC area and throughout the country in recitals, opera and operetta. A Metropolitan Opera National Council Regional Award winner, she has sung with the New York City Opera National Company, the Utah Festival Opera, the Lyric Opera of Kansas City, Annapolis Opera and at the Kennedy Center, among others, and has toured with Community Concerts. Ms. Paludan recently performed “George, Ira and Friends” at both the Harman Shakespeare Theater and the National Gallery of Art and continues to tour the show throughout the country. A singer with an "outstanding voice", according to The Washington Post, she works extensively with the Washington Performing Arts Society as an educational outreach artist passing on her love of opera and musical theater to audiences of all ages. Future  performances include a national tour of “It’s All Relative”, a musical memoir, with her acclaimed singer-songwriter sister, Kirsten Paludan, and, on February 11th, a revival of her recital “For Art For Love” for the Concerts at St Luke’s Recital Series in Alexandria, with pianist, Wes McCune.

Watch Past Performances

Video 2/9/2012: The Greatest Songs You've Never Heard

Tenor Doug Bowles, soprano Karin Paludan, and pianist Alex Hassan perform a collection of hot, romantic, bouncy tunes.

Karin Paludan